Teen Health Series: Substance Use and Abuse Information for Teens

Editor: Chambers, James
Publication Year: 2022
Publisher: Omnigraphics, Inc.

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-0-7808-2030-2
Category: Health & Medicine - Health
Image Count: 15
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

Provides updated facts about drug use, abuse, and addiction.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Part 1 | An Overview of Substance Use and Abuse
  • Chapter 1—Teen Substance Use: An Overview
  • Chapter 2—The Science of Addiction
  • Chapter 3—Drug Paraphernalia
  • Chapter 4—Drug Scheduling
  • Chapter 5—Peer Pressure: Its Influence on Teens and Decision Making
  • Chapter 6—Warning Signs of Substance Abuse and Drug Use
  • Chapter 7—Substance Misuse Prevention for Young Adults
  • Part 2 | Effects, Consequences, and Statistics of Substance Abuse
  • Chapter 8—The Impact of Drugs on Families and Society
  • Chapter 9—Viral Infections (HIV, Hepatitis) and Drug Use
  • Chapter 10—Effect of COVID-19 Pandemic on Drug Abuse
  • Chapter 11—Drug Use and Your Mouth
  • Chapter 12—Substance Use and Mental Health
  • Chapter 13—Data on Current Substance Use among Teens
  • Chapter 14—Population Groups Vulnerable to Substance Abuse
  • Chapter 15—Sex and Gender Differences in Substance Use
  • Part 3 | Tobacco and Smoking
  • Chapter 16—Tobacco Use: A Preventable Epidemic
  • Chapter 17—Why Young People Use Tobacco
  • Chapter 18—Tobacco Use among Youth
  • Chapter 19—Chemicals in Tobacco Products and Your Health
  • Chapter 20—Nicotine and Addiction
  • Chapter 21—What Are Electronic Cigarettes or Vaping Devices?
  • Chapter 22—Secondhand Smoke
  • Chapter 23—Smoking and Health: They Just Do Not Mix
  • Part 4 | Alcohol
  • Chapter 24—Alcohol Use: An Overview
  • Chapter 25—Underage Drinking Statistics
  • Chapter 26—How Much Is Too Much
  • Chapter 27—Binge Drinking
  • Chapter 28—Peer Pressure and Underage Drinking
  • Chapter 29—Alcohol and Hangover
  • Chapter 30—Alcohol's Effects on Health
  • Chapter 31—Alcohol and Suicide Risk
  • Part 5 | Marijuana
  • Chapter 32—What Is Marijuana?
  • Chapter 33—Talking with Your Teen about Marijuana
  • Chapter 34—Marijuana Concentrates
  • Chapter 35—Health Effects of Marijuana
  • Chapter 36—Facts about Delta-8 Tetrahydrocannabinol
  • Chapter 37—Marijuana Abuse and Psychiatric Disorders
  • Chapter 38—Is Marijuana Safe and Effective as Medicine?
  • Part 6 | Abuse of Legally Available Substances
  • Chapter 39—Facts about the Abuse of Prescription and Over-the-Counter Medications
  • Chapter 40—Prescription Pain Medications
  • Chapter 41—Cough and Cold Medicines
  • Chapter 42—Inhalant Abuse
  • Chapter 43—Central Nervous System Depressants
  • Chapter 44—Salvia
  • Chapter 45—Caffeine
  • Chapter 46—Sports Supplements
  • Chapter 47—Prescription Stimulant Medications
  • Chapter 48—Anabolic Steroids
  • Part 7 | Abuse of Illegal Substances
  • Chapter 49—Cocaine
  • Chapter 50—Fentanyl
  • Chapter 51—Hallucinogens
  • Chapter 52—MDMA (Ecstasy or Molly)
  • Chapter 53—Methamphetamine
  • Chapter 54—Opiates: Heroin, Methadone, and Buprenorphine
  • Chapter 55—Spice
  • Chapter 56—Synthetic Cathinones (Bath Salts)
  • Part 8 | Treatment and Recovery
  • Chapter 57—Types of Treatment Programs
  • Chapter 58—Substance Abuse Treatment
  • Chapter 59—Frequently Asked Questions on Substance Abuse Treatments
  • Chapter 60—Dealing with Drug Problems
  • Chapter 61—Dealing with Addiction
  • Chapter 62—When a Family Member Is Dealing with Substance Abuse
  • Chapter 63—Living with an Adult Who Has a Substance Use Problem
  • Chapter 64—Helping a Friend with a Substance Abuse Problem
  • Part 9 | If You Need More Information
  • Chapter 65—Directory of Organizations with Information about Substance Use and Abuse